Chevrolet Trax is a five-seat compact vehicle in the SUV category. For the 2016 model year, there are four trim-lines to choose from, all with the same 1.4L Inline-4 Turbo engine that produces 138 horsepower. EPA-estimated annual regular gasoline expense is $1,650 to $1,750, which over the course of five years will save you $500 in extra fuel spending. Chevrolet Trax has received a 5-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2016 Trax has a relatively short wheelbase ( 100.6 in) on a narrower body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively lighter with curb weight of 2805 - 3208 lbs.
2016 Trax seats five adults. It has larger than average room for first-row passengers on one measurement, head. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Trax has larger than average room for second-row passengers on two measurement, hips and head. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is smaller than the average among its peers with 18.7 cu. ft.
2016 Trax LS Fleet
2016 Trax LS
2016 Trax LT
2016 Trax LTZ
|Engine||1.4L Inline-4 Turbo||1.4L Inline-4 Turbo||1.4L Inline-4 Turbo||1.4L Inline-4 Turbo|
|HP||138 hp||138 hp||138 hp||138 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||26 MPG||26 MPG||26 MPG||26 MPG|
|Highway||34 MPG||34 MPG||34 MPG||34 MPG|
|Combined||29 MPG||29 MPG||29 MPG||29 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$1,650||$1,650||$1,650||$1,650|
2016 Trax SUV comes in four trim levels, with an average price that is $1,442 less compared to its rivals. With a lighter body, and on average less powerful engine, Trax has higher-than-average combined fuel economy of 28 mpg.
2016 Trax SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed fifty-one complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There are also five recalls issued by Chevrolet, which by itself is a relatively low number.